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£900
2 Weeks
Vasiliki, Greece
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Overview

The Windsurf Instructor Prep and Assessment is designed for confident, intermediate to Advanced windsurfers who already Hold the RYA Powerboat Level 2 and RYA First Aid Certificates.  At Flying Fish you will develop an imaginative approach to teaching the sport of windsurfing, as well as the theory that underpins it.

The Selling Point

All Flying Fish Windsurfing takes place at Club Vasiliki in Greece, one of the best Windsurfing locations in Europe.  We aim for maximum time on the warm blue waters using the brand new equipment. Our instructors are highly qualified, with countless seasons working in stunning locations around the world.  This course contains  a serious focus on your personal ability aiming to push you to the advanced levels.  During the course we will focus on good communication skills, an understanding of RYA training methods, in-depth theory knowledge, simulator sessions, group management, safety awareness and an effective coaching style. Flying Fish training ensures you enter your final assessment confident and expecting to pass.


Inclusions

  • Flying Fish Team Branded Rash Vest
  • RYA Safe and Fun Course
  • Fitness training options; Swim, SUP, Yoga, Mountain Bike.
  • RYA Intermediate, Advanced and Advanced-Plus Windsurfing.
  • RYA Start Windsurfing Instructor.
  • Full tuition up to RYA Advanced plus windsurfing with our experienced team
  • All RYA Publications and Certificates
  • Unlimited equipment usage at Club Vass, using over 200 Brand new Boards.
  • Mentored job hunting and access to our online recruitment service
  • Flying Fish flights include overseas transfers

Dates & pricing

Starts Ends Location(s) Availability
24/06/2018 08/07/2018 Vassiliki, Greece Available
Price £900
Required deposit £250
Or, please hold my space for 48 hours
Optional add-ons
£300Self-catering accommodation (shared room)
£450Self-catering accommodation (own room)
£450Return flight from London (includes overseas transfers)
£480Return flight from Manchester (includes overseas transfers)
05/08/2018 19/08/2018 Vassiliki, Greece 4 Spaces Left
Price £900
Required deposit £250
Or, please hold my space for 48 hours
Optional add-ons
£300Self-catering accommodation (shared room)
£450Self-catering accommodation (own room)
£450Return flight from London (includes overseas transfers)
£480Return flight from Manchester (includes overseas transfers)
09/09/2018 23/09/2018 Vassiliki, Greece Available
Price £900
Required deposit £250
Or, please hold my space for 48 hours
Optional add-ons
£300Self-catering accommodation (shared room)
£450Self-catering accommodation (own room)
£450Return flight from London (includes overseas transfers)
£480Self-catering accommodation (shared room)

Pre-requisite experience and qualifications

  • You need to be 18 Years of age (if you are 17 you we require a Parent or Guardian in Resort)
  • Before the final week of your course you will need to join the RYA
  • A recognised First Aid Certificate
  • RYA Powerboat Level 2 Certificate
  • Confident windsurfing in planning conditions
  • Confident long board skills in light winds

If you have less experience or need the First Aid or Powerboat course, try our Windsurf Instructor Fast-track Course.


Full itinerary

Week 1: Instructor Preparation

  • RYA Safety and fun course
  • Demo skills (the power of the demo)
  • Learning styles and teaching skills
  • High Wind Blasting
  • Practice presentations pre course questionnaires and feedback
  • Close quarters board handling and instructor skills

Week 2: Instructor Assessment Week 

All students will be given the opportunity to deliver presentations and practical sessions with feedback. After this week you will be competent delivering all components of the RYA teaching syllabus.  Successful completion of this week means you will be qualified to teach windsurfing, we recommend booking our Instructor Development course to get the best chance of employment in the future.


Related courses

We recommend all Flying Fish graduates to join our Instructor Development programme, two weeks of organised work experience with a Watersports Centre in Vasiliki.  This will boost your CV and increase employability.

If you have less experience or need the First Aid or Powerboat course, try our Windsurf Instructor Fast-track Course.

Or stay in Vassiliki, make yourself twice as employable and complete the Sailing Instructor Course?

If you want to be able to teach higher levels straight away do our Zero to Intermediate Instructor Course.